Economy

China's economy slows as ‘zero COVID' drags down sales, industry

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Retail sales and industrial output for July fall short of analysts' forecasts after lockdowns stifle economic activity.
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Zito: It's the struggle, uncertainty and fear, stupid

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

SCRANTON, Pa. - Ask a restaurant owner how difficult the COVID-19 era has been, and the list of struggles is lengthy - loss of customers, supply chain problems, doubling and...
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China cuts interest rate to shore up sagging economy

3 hours ago   |   ABC News

China's central bank has trimmed a key interest rate to shore up sagging economic growth at a politically sensitive time when President Xi Jinping is believed to be trying to...
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Japan's economy rebounds from COVID, growing 2.2 percent in Q2

5 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Growth driven by rise in private consumption following the lifting of pandemic curbs in March.
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Japan Bounces Back to Economic Growth as Coronavirus Fears Recede

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

A public weary of virus precautions pushed up consumption of goods and services, but the longer-term picture is uncertain as the global economy weakens.
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Sanctions are ‘wrong to the core' - Hungarian parliament leader

Sanctions are ‘wrong to the core' - Hungarian parliament leader

12 hours ago   |   RT

The EU's economic war on Russia will cripple Europe's economy, Laszlo Kover warned Hungarian National Assembly Speaker Laszlo Kover has condemned the EU's economic sanctions on...
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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon told wealthy clients there's a chance the US is heading into 'something worse' than a recession, report says

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

P Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon looks on during the inauguration of the new French headquarters of US' JP Morgan bank in June 2021 in Paris. MICHEL EULER/POOL/AFP via Getty...
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'China threat' emerges in elections from UK to Australia

17 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

LONDON - It's not just the economy. While inflation and recession fears weigh heavily on the minds of voters, another issue is popping up in political campaigns from the U.K...
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How to fix the housing affordability crisis: Build more homes

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A slowdown in housing construction is one of the big factors in the current affordability crisis. Jenn Austin-Driver/Getty Images The housing market is cooling off, but home...
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3 reasons some highly paid professionals like doctors and lawyers still have 7 figures in student debt they can't pay off

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Getty Images A criticism of broad student-loan forgiveness is it may benefit typically high earners, like doctors. Because of the system's structure, some advanced-degree...
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